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Olympic Day Tours by Niki Vlachou

Ancient Olympia, Olympia 27065, Greece
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Best Tour!

Niki is amazing--super knowledgeable, friendly, and thorough. She made our trip to Olympia and I... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Best Tour Available for Olympia

Thanks to Olympic Day Tours by Niki for making our day trip to Olympia one to treasure forever! I... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Niki Olympic Tours is a destination management company, based in Ancient Olympia with a branch in Athens. Founded by Niki Vlachou who is a licensed tour guide for the whole of Greece since 1997, it is a company that organizes guided tours, shore excusrions, educational and religious tours, but also offers private travel planning for the whole of Greece and the islands. We choose the best tour guides, vehicles, restaurants, hotels and activities for our geusts and do our best to tailor each request we receive, to their needs and preferences.
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Ancient Olympia, Olympia 27065, Greece
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Niki is amazing--super knowledgeable, friendly, and thorough. She made our trip to Olympia and I would have toured with her around all of Greece if possible! We loved our tour in Ancient Olympia and the information she supplied helped us further our understanding of the...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Thanks to Olympic Day Tours by Niki for making our day trip to Olympia one to treasure forever! I first booked the tour over a year before our scheduled arrival date of June 13th, 2018 aboard the Rhapsody of the Seas. Our tour was supposed...More

Thank Richard M
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niki v, Ιδιοκτήτης at Olympic Day Tours by Niki Vlachou, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We would anything to not let you, our valuable guests down. We are so happy you had a good time and yes, Georgina knows her staff really well!! Thank you for experiencing Olympia with us.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky to have Georgina to guide us through the ancient ruins in Olympia. She was very well informed and knew a lot of interesting facts. We thoroughly enjoyed our time with her. She was easy to talk to, spoke excellent English, and was...More

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niki v, Ιδιοκτήτης at Olympic Day Tours by Niki Vlachou, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your beautiful review. We are happy to hear that you have enjoyed everything.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Niki was marvelous. I booked her tour through Toursbylocals and was not the least bit disappointed. We visited the Olympic stadium, then on to an olive farm to see olive oil processed (and taste some samples) then on to a winery where we also had...More

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niki v, Ιδιοκτήτης at Olympic Day Tours by Niki Vlachou, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. It was absolute pleasure meeting all of the wonderful people in your group, kids and adults and was an honor to present to you the history and great food of my country. Hope to have you back...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found Niki's company based on the review in Rick Steve's cruise book. I booked tours in both Olympia and Santorini. Both were fantastic. Small groups, very personal service, excellent guides, informative, good prices.

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niki v, Ιδιοκτήτης at Olympic Day Tours by Niki Vlachou, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing us and for all your kind words. Best Regards, Niki

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I requested information through Niki's site and she responded within 24 hours with all of the tour options and pricing. I didn't book at the time, about 2 weeks before my trip due to not knowing our full plans. Once we decided that's what we...More

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niki v, Διευθυντής at Olympic Day Tours by Niki Vlachou, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for trusting, for choosing us and for taking the time to write this beautiful review about us. We are looking forward to having you back again soon!!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rick Steves recommends this and he is rarely wrong. Great tour and tour hosts. Seeing the Acropolis Museum before the Acropolis brought everything into focus. The restaurants included in the price were spectacular . Helen who owns the Taverna in Athens treats you like one...More

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niki v, Ιδιοκτήτης at Olympic Day Tours by Niki Vlachou, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your great review regarding our Athens explorers tour, which is a new project for us. We are very happy to hear that you have enjoyed everything and we really hope to have you bach with us again in the future.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our experience. Nikki was amazingly responsive to our inquiries and planning. Our tour guides were experienced very knowledgeable. Lunch was an event that we are still talking about! All in all, we rate this tour at the highest level!

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niki v, Ιδιοκτήτης at Olympic Day Tours by Niki Vlachou, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you!!

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Reviewed 18 May 2018

Based on recommendations of others, we asked for Nikki who graciously fit us in, for the site and the museum. Nikki is knowledgeable about the history, the culture, the people, and the "why" of Olympia. She told the history from many perspectives, understood what we...More

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niki v, Ιδιοκτήτης at Olympic Day Tours by Niki Vlachou, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words. It was absolute pleasure meeting you and showing you around!

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Reviewed 16 May 2018

We met the excellent guide Niki at 8:30 on a beautiful sunny morning...one filled with birdsong...the site had only a few other visitors and was magical...Niki knows her stuff, is very knowledgeable but is also listens well and is attentive to what you’re interested in...More

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Jo G
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Response from mjm814 | Reviewed this property |
I would contact Olympic Day tours. Niki should be able to help you.
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Response from Sharesse F | Reviewed this property |
contact Niki at her website Olympic Tours.
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Michele C
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Response from Joan Stebbins E | Reviewed this property |
I cannot remember exactly the amount but found them reasonable. Much better then cruise tours. Olympia was really special
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